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Rogersville City School scores straight A's on state report card — again

Rogersville City School scores straight A's on state report card — again

December 28th, 2014 4:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As if scoring straight A's wasn't hard enough, the independent K-8 Rogersville City School is proving that it's still possible to improve when you're already on top.

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Paying the piper: Just fixing what's broken at Sullivan high schools would cost more than $22 million

Paying the piper: Just fixing what's broken at Sullivan high schools would cost more than $22 million

December 27th, 2014 5:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Data indicates the Sullivan County school system should have 10 or 11 elementary schools instead of 12, four to five middle schools instead of eight and no more than three high schools instead of four.

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Cherokee, Sullivan North named to elite 50 for hospitality programs

Cherokee, Sullivan North named to elite 50 for hospitality programs

December 27th, 2014 1:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The list is comprised of United States high schools and tech centers that excel in the areas of culinary arts, baking and pastry arts, and/or hospitality management.

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VHS cosmetology students now eligible for annual scholarship

VHS cosmetology students now eligible for annual scholarship

December 27th, 2014 10:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Next year there are expected to be eight seniors potentially competing for the scholarship at Volunteer High School.

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Innovation Academy's Christmas program showcases STEM learning

Innovation Academy's Christmas program showcases STEM learning

December 27th, 2014 12:01 am by Rick Wagner

Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee has ended the midpoint of its third year of operation, the first in its new home, with some recurring holiday themes as well as a new after-school program.

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Presidential honor roll: E&H lauded for service, engagement

Presidential honor roll: E&H lauded for service, engagement

December 26th, 2014 4:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Emory & Henry is the only college or university in Virginia to ever win the President's Award and one of only a few institutions nationwide to win the award or be named a finalist in two consecutive years.

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Northeast State tops Regents schools in performance outcomes

Northeast State tops Regents schools in performance outcomes

December 26th, 2014 8:13 am by Rick Wagner

Northeast State Community College did the best of all Tennessee Board of Regents schools in meeting the state's outcomes-based metrics. That improvement could get the school more than $1 million in additional funding next school year.

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Community Scrapbook: Spirit of Giving

December 25th, 2014 9:45 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features "The Spirit of Giving" - a collection of photos from holiday service projects conducted by area youth through their classrooms, schools or community groups.

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Vaunted equestrian program lives on at Emory & Henry

Vaunted equestrian program lives on at Emory & Henry

December 24th, 2014 10:00 pm by Rick Wagner

EMORY, Va. — Not only does the former Virginia Intermont equine program live on up Interstate 81, it is now a full-fledged part of the Emory & Henry College program.

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High note: D-B marching band tops off big year with big award

High note: D-B marching band tops off big year with big award

December 24th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Merry Christmas, Marching Indians. The Dobyns-Bennett High School Marching Band program is receiving the Sudler Shield, which some say is the equivalent of a Kennedy Center Presents or Academy Award for high school marching bands.

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